Fifth & Flower



Stay Home and Read to Support the Library’s Cybernauts!

Feb 26, 2020

The Stay Home and Read a Book Ball is coming up this Sunday, March 1, and we hope you will join thousands across the city in celebrating our most beloved and highly anticipated “non-event” of the year by reading at home in support of the Los Angeles Public Library. All proceeds raised through the Stay […]



Stay Home and Read on Sunday, March 1!

Feb 26, 2020

A message from Library Foundation President, Ken Brecher Dear Reader, In Los Angeles, there is no shortage of events to attend or destinations to explore, but on Sunday, March 1st, I invite you to join me and thousands across the city in staying home and reading a book for a great cause. This Sunday, I’ll […]







“Y2K @ 20”

Dec 23, 2019

A cool, interactive end-of-the-year post reflecting on 20 years since Y2K with contributions from ALOUD on Science moderator Nellie Bowles:



Thank you for a great year!

Dec 20, 2019

Thank you for supporting us in 2019! As we celebrate the end of a productive and eventful year at the Los Angeles Public Library, all of us at the Library Foundation would like to extend our profound gratitude to our Members, donors, friends, and advocates who support this beloved institution. From innovative literacy education programs […]



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